3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

Start: State College
bus:  4​h
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
bus:  4​h
End: State College

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Change things up with a short trip to Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore (about 56 minutes away). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, admire the striking features of Washington National Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC travel route planner.

In February, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 48°F, while at night they dip to 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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